Dr Oz did a show called The Pulse where he covers the hottest headlines in health. Doctor Oz was joined by Dr Janet Taylor, Dr Donnica Moore and Dr Corey Hebert to discuss all of these hot health news topics.
Dr Oz: Circumcision Ban
Dr Oz said that the male circumcision is often called the unkindest cut and is the most controversial thing done to baby boys. In San Francisco, it could soon become a misdemeanor to give a boy a circumcision, because they are voting on Banning Circumcision since they thing it is mutilation. Dr Oz said that only 33% of parents gave their baby boy a circumcision last year, so in many ways, people are already deciding that they do not want to circumcise their boys.
Dr Oz: Circumcision Minimizes Risk of STD’s
Dr Oz said that there are health risks of being uncircumcised. Bacteria and viruses can get in and stay stuck in the nooks and crannies of the foreskin. If you remove the foreskin, then viruses cannot get stuck in there.